What prevents us to go on nature? Ten popular misconceptions about tourism

What prevents us to go on nature? Ten popular misconceptions about tourism Many of us, watching popular TV shows, rave heroes, adventurers, to conquer the peak of the mountains, the Amazon jungle or the Siberian taiga. Often our friends returned from an exciting journey, causing a feeling of envy, but in response to an invitation to join them, we suppose a lot of excuses, hiding in reality our uncertainty.

What prevents us to make the first step towards an amazing and exciting nature, to ensure that the break for a week from the shackles of civilization? Perhaps, in our heads firmly entrenched misconceptions? Then let us examine them and find out how things are in reality.

1. "Sleep in a tent is cold, damp and uncomfortable"
In fact: in a good tent is always dry, but in a good sleeping bag is always warm. And it does not necessarily have to be very expensive things. It suits снаряжение из среднего ценового диапазона. Сочетание хорошей палатки , A sleeping bag and pad provide a comfortable night.

2. "Fire is difficult to breed"
In fact: when both. After the rain really hard. Then you can be applied dry spirit tablet. If desired, you can take it enough and use always, and in good weather as well.

3. "There have been difficulties - to cook on a fire"
In fact: if lazy to cook a full meal (breakfast), not the worst option may be porridge, soups, pasta and quick cooking. Boil water and pours the bag there.

4. "In nature it is difficult to monitor the hygiene and maintain clean"
In fact: 1,111,116 visitors generally. roost [/url] near water (which, incidentally, can be reheated, and for the washing of the feet come down and cold). Extremely convenient wipes that can dry themselves from head to toe. Plate can be washed, even without water - at first (immediately after a meal, yet its remains had not been dried), carefully wipe with toilet paper, and then with a damp cloth. Summer is sufficient to put the water in a plastic bottle in the sun, and after a few hours it will be hot. Take the shampoo (eg, bags) and my head.

5. "The backpack is very heavy"
In fact: not too heavy, if the right choice of equipment. Calculate: 1,111,118 himself. Backpack [/url] - 2 kg, a sleeping bag - 1.5 kg mat - about 600 grams, the tent - 2-4 kg, tarpaulin - 500-600 g, spare sweater - 300-400 g, dishes - about 0,5 kg, Food - 0 ,5-1 kg per day, depending on your extravagance. Total: 10-12 kg, if going for 2-3 days. This is a little bit. A similar or even greater weight, we often have a home from the store, but not in a backpack and bags and bags, which are much less convenient.

6. "The campaign is very much go and very tired"
In fact: everything depends on the head. Find a good or become a leader yourself. Explore the area, plan for each day shift no more than 10-15 km (or even less if absolutely do not want to strain). Periodically start a day's rest - days when you stand in one place for camping and going nowhere.

7. "Equipment is expensive"
In fact: If you are going to campaign for the first time, the easiest way to ask for equipment with friends. Only later, with some experience, you buy yourself your own. The main stuff (backpack, sleeping bag, tent, sleeping pad) in the sum can cost less than $ 100, if we take the cheapest. The set of good quality items will cost you somewhere in the $ 200. Also, if you call with a friend, then they certainly can find extra space in the tent, so you should not buy a tent in the first place. Start with a backpack and sleeping bag.

8. "I have no money to go on a campaign"
In fact: the main thing - to have a gear (or its borrowed) and money for transportation. But if you're not going to march on the other end of the world, and traveling to the nearby forest, the cost of transport would be penny. And many penniless travelers cross the entire country Hitchhiking (Ie a lift). Expenditure on food will not make a hole in the budget: for you in any case need to eat (and buy food), regardless of whether you go on a campaign or not. Perhaps, in a campaign you can even save, eating no-nonsense, since the forest does not sell beer or ice cream.

9. "How could I without electricity?"
In fact: perfectly able. Charge your phone, camera, take spare batteries. Many do not talk for a long time do not keep the phone turned on - and you stretch out quite a week. Take charge. If you will pass through the village, Plug your equipment into someone else's outlet. Suppose that recharge while you eat. Buy a headlamp flashlight LED. The hands remain free, and put him in two weeks completely unrealistic. Iron in the campaign is not needed, but on the computer and TV need time to rest.

10. "On the nature easily become ill or get injured"
In fact: the practice shows that ill outdoors less frequently than in daily life, because it mobilizes the body's defenses. [url=http://shkolazhizni.ru/archive/0/n-5944/] Injuries 11,111,113. also more likely to occur in the city (apartment, public transport) than in the campaign. Even if you go to the mountains, cross country, in the presence of the head on his shoulders and common sense, the probability of injury is very low.